Studland - Shell Bay

Located in Poole, Dorset, Shell Bay Beach is an attractive sand beach close to Poole Harbour.

This is a popular beach that can be accessed by ferry as well as by road. Part of the Purbeck Heritage Coast, you can look forward to enjoying natural beauty as well as a host of activities when you visit this beach.  

The beach offers toilet facilities as well as a cafe where you can grab a bite to eat or a drink. The water quality here is very good, which means that you can look forward to engaging in activities such as windsurfing, swimming, fishing, and sailing amongst other things. In addition to this, the area also boasts a marine and water sports facility.

There is no life guard onsite at this beach but it is cleaned on a daily basis, making it the ideal place to relax as well as enjoy a variety of water based activities. If you are into nature and wildlife you will also find plenty to do here, as the Studland Heath National Nature Reserve is at the back of the bay.

Whether you are looking to enjoy outdoor recreation, relax on the beach, or take in the natural beauty and wildlife, you will find something to keep you entertained at Shell Bay Beach.

Shell Bay Beach

Campsites near Shell Bay Beach

There is one Club campsites near Shell Bay Beach in Dorset.

 Corfe castle


Why not have a read of our beach camping in Dorset section where you can find information about the key Dorset beaches in and around our Club campsites

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Middle Beach
BH19 3AX